3 East Main Street
Partners with families to increase the safety and permanency of their children to eliminate out of home placement. Case manager provides weekly home visits for a period of up to eighteen months with focus on: Housing stability Employment support Emotional and physical well-being Works with family members to provide skill building in areas including: Parenting Budgeting Communication Decision making Problem solving
310 Main Street
Provides the Regular Intensive KO/ACT Program which offers wraparound services to keep families together in situations where children with a mental health diagnosis are at imminent risk of out of home placement. Services are team based and include: Comprehensive strength based treatment plan Behavior Management Mentoring Psychiatric consultations Intensive supervision Special therapy Offers the Step Down Program for families that may not be in such imminent risk of out of home …
800 Park Avenue
Provides families with supportive and rehabilitative services that address a threefold need: averting a family separation that could result in a foster care placement; enabling a child to return to the family from placement earlier than otherwise anticipated; and reducing the possibility of a child returning to placement who had previously been discharged from care. Coordinating referrals made to outside agencies for services such as counseling, parent-aides, and parenting classes.
5 Pine West Plaza, Suite 402
Provides a linkage of families and individuals who have a brain injury, which includes: Family Advocacy: Support and counseling, connecting family with funding resources, housing, transportation, and service providers Educational Advocacy: Support and counseling for educational needs after a brain injury, helping family with IEP process, and attendance at CSE meetings Outreach: Connection with service providers, hospitals, schools, etc. to increase awareness of BIANYS, traumatic and acquired …
370 Huntington Hall
Provides consultation and support for the inclusion of children with special needs birth through 5 years of age in community-based programs. Provides information and up-to-date resources to address questions about early childhood development, behavior, and specific disabilities. Offers training and workshops and technical assistance for child care providers and families. Provides follow-up for families until children are in Kindergarten.
301 North Washington Street
Provides five programs: The Family Reunification Program: focuses on shortening the length of stay of out-of-home placement for identified “at-risk” youth in Herkimer County. Return Home Early Program: Herkimer County children in residential placement care are assessed for their readiness and appropriateness to return home prior to their court-ordered expiration date. Intensive Preventive Program: designed to work with the highest intensity DSS families that have at least one child …
3141B N Lincoln Avenue
Provides comprehensive phone and internet-based crisis intervention for youth and their families that includes: Conference calls to emergency shelters, transitional living programs, and parents Mediates discussions between the youth and adult Runaway education and prevention materials Provides online chat services and crisis email Provides a one-way bus transportation home or to a responsible relative via Greyhound Bus Lines through the Home Free Program.
10475 Cosby Manor Road
Teaches communication skills that benefit marriages and all relationships.
6493 Ridings Road
Offers support, information and referral, and education for developmental disabilities, traumatic brain injury, and epilepsy. Case management Medicaid service coordination Respite Self-Directed Services, including Fiscal Intermediary and Brokerage services Family reimbursement Home health care Family support services, including parent support groups Structured day and evening programs Support groups, counseling Employment/vocational counseling Community habilitation. …
PO Box 2062
Offers a free parent support group for parents of children with behavioral problems. Offers free support groups for children. Support group meetings are held on Zoom.